Press Releases

08 April 2022
On Thursday 7 April, the Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Philippe Lazzarini, concluded a two-day visit to Stockholm, during which he held strategic talks with Swedish officials on the long-standing cooperation between UNRWA and Sweden and the way forward.
30 March 2022
UNRWA is proud to announce that Safa’ Obeid, a teacher at the UNRWA Sweileh Preparatory Girls’ School in Jordan, was selected as the Earth Prize Educator of the Year.
28 March 2022
UNRWA celebrated the relaunch of the UNRWA Information Technology Service Centre (ITSC) at its modernized offices in Gaza today.
22 March 2022
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), inaugurated the UNRWA Beit Ula Basic Girls' School No. 1, located in the village of Beit Ula village, northwest of Hebron in the occupied West Bank.
22 March 2022
Two hundred thousand doses of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines have been donated to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) by the Government of the People’s Republic of China.